The Arc Michigan is seeking applicants for a new, full-time position!
Job Title: Project Coordinator
Location: The Arc Michigan, Lansing MI

 

Job Description:
The Project Coordinator and the Arc Michigan will partner with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) to enhance and support the department’s quality assurance and improvement activities. The project coordinator will 1) supplement the MDHHS site review process by interviewing people who receive CMH services about their experience with the person-centered planning process and 2) support MDHHS efforts to meet the training needs of Pre-paid Inpatient Health Plans (PIHPs), Community Mental Health entities (CMH), other providers, families and people with disabilities, by developing, coordinating and delivering training on the key topics of Person-Centered Planning, Self Determination and Independent Facilitation.

 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
•Conduct interviews with individuals who receive Person Centered Planning services.
•Secure and coordinate subcontractors who will conduct interviews with people who receive mental health services and provide support during the MDHHS site review process.
•Collaborate with evaluation contractor for analysis of interviews.
•Participate in MDHHS department groups related to training areas and support MDHHS in finalizing training policy
•Develop a statewide training plan in partnership with MDHHS
•Help plan yearly Self-Determination conference
•Develop initial training curriculum
•Host train the trainer events
•Evaluate training: refine curriculum and incorporate system updates
•Develop a statewide multi-year training plan in partnership with MDHHS
•Host quarterly technical assistance sessions for trainers

 

Desired Qualifications:
•Knowledge of, and experience interacting with, MDHHS’s behavioral health care system
•Experience working with, for and on behalf of people with disabilities
•Knowledge of person-centered planning, independent facilitation, self-determination and other issues pertinent to people with mental illness and/or intellectual and developmental disabilities who receive state-funded services
•Event planning skills
•Excellent written and oral communication skills
•Computer skills with knowledge of Microsoft programs like Word, Excel and Publisher

 

Salary Range and Benefits:
Salary commensurate based on experience and education
Benefits include: 403B plan with employer match, available medical, dental and vision coverage, paid personal, sick and vacation leave and amazing co-workers!

 

To Apply: 
Submit cover letter, resume and salary requirements to Sherri Boyd, Arc Michigan Executive Director and CEO, at sherri@arcmi.org or 1325 S. Washington Avenue, Lansing MI 48910 by February 15, 2019.